Crashes reduced on SR 125 between Bethel and Amelia

State Route 125 from Amelia to Bethel has seen a dramatic drop in crashes due to stepped-up traffic patrols.

According to figures released by the Highway Patrol, in the first two months since patrols were increased, the number of crashes dropped 31 percent from the three-year average of crashes during February and March.

Sergeant Paul Lezotte of the Patrol